Smalling aims to return to Roma

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Roma‘s England defender Chris Smalling is aiming to return to the pitch against Genoa. After completing his internationals program in November.

Smalling has been injure since the ufabet game against Empoli on October 3 and has been missing for over a month. He had previously traveled to London to consult a doctor. and received an answer in a good direction. Italian outlet Gazzetta dello Sport reports. That Smalling is aiming to return to the pitch for Sunday’s trip to Genoa, a crucial game for Roma, who are facing bad times. Only won one of the last 7 games in all competitions.

Smalling has suffered frequent injuries since Roma sign a permanent deal in the summer of 2020. Making just 20 Serie A appearances, leaving the former Manchester United defender hoping to return to fitness. Come on the field continuously Starting from the away game against Genoa onwards. If Smalling is not available for Luigi Ferraris, Roma’s next game will be against Ukrainian side Soria Lugansk in the Europa Conference League. Four days later, before meeting Torino in Serie A.

The former Manchester United centre-back travelled to London for a consultation with a specialist and is optimistic.

La Gazzetta dello Sport reports the 31-year-old, who has only played 20 Serie A games since moving on a permanent deal to the Italian capital in 2020, aims to be back in action against Genoa this month.

Roma are going through a difficult period, with only one win in the last seven games across all competitions.

Smalling’s return would be a boost a head of an important run of games, starting with the trip to Genoa.

The Giallorossi then face Zorya in the Europa Conference League four days later, before hosting Torino in Serie A.